Other Origin(s):Arabic; Indian
Meaning:Perfume, aroma; Mighty one; Protector; Colored powder
Abir is a gender-neutral name of Hebrew and Arabic origins. In Hebrew, Abir is masculine and means “mighty one” and "protector" and is the name of a settlement in Galilee, Israel. Abir is a feminine name in Arabic, meaning “perfume, aroma.” Also known as gulal, Abir is also the name of the colored powders used sacred Hindu rituals and festivals, especially Holi. Whether you wish to honor your Hebrew, Hindu, or Arabic origins, Abir is an uplifting title that is light on the tongue and ears. A beautiful appellation for a special being, baby Abir will undoubtedly wear this name with pride.
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